Athullya first joined INET in the summer of 2018 as an Associate with the Young Scholars Initiative Program and in May 2019 was promoted to the role of Project Manager, working across multiple programs. Prior to starting at INET she obtained an MSc. in Economic Theory and Policy from the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College after taking a break from a career in insurance underwriting. Her passion is to effect positive change no matter how big or small and she actively pursues opportunities to volunteer for community service efforts. Athullya also holds a BSc. in Mathematics and Management from The University of Manchester, UK.